Following the dropping out of Andrea Leadsom from the Conservative Party leadership contest, Theresa May will be appointed Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on Wednesday following David Cameron’s resignation last month.
Westminster, UK — Andrea Leadsom has pulled out of the Conservative leadership contest following a weekend of close scrutiny and criticism.
Conservative Party leadership contender, Andrea Leadsom has apologized to rival, Theresa May for suggesting that being a mother made her a better candidate for Prime Minister.
London, UK — Justice Secretary, Michael Gove has been eliminated from the Conservative leadership contest leaving Home Secretary, Theresa May and Energy Minister, Andrea Leadsom in the race for the role of Prime Minister.
London, UK — The first round of voting for the new Conservative Party leader and UK Prime Minister has begun. 330 Conservative MPs will select two candidates before widening the vote to the party’s membership.
London, UK — Just over a week after the UK voted to leave the European Union, British parliament faces leadership contests on both sides of the bench.